Thread Lift

Thread lift

As ageing starts, it accompanies with other skin issues like sagging, jowls and deep folds. Now imagine an invisible thread literally pulling the sagged skin and ultimately lifting it to its old place. Roughly this is what thread lift does. It can be seen as noninvasive facelift option where changes are subtle but visible. In addition to that it also triggers healing response in the body causing a surge of collagen in the treated areas.


  1. What areas can be targeted for thread lift?

It can be done for cheeks, nose, under the chin, upper neck, jawline, eyebrows, breast, arms, abdomen, buttocks, knees along with jowl lift and overall face lift.

How long does the procedure take?

It generally depends on the number of areas being targeted but, on an average, it takes an hour to complete.

3. Is it painful?

It is performed under local anesthesia so pain is minimal.

How soon can the results be seen?

After the thread is positioned, a natural process healing begins within 10 to 14 days. Over the time results will continue improving and it will peak around 6 months. But you will notice an instant difference soon after procedure too as it lifts the sagged tissue to its original place.


What is the recovery time?

Immediately after the procedure there will be slight swelling and sometimes minor bruising in the treatment area. Other than that, there might be feeling of pull due to thread for few days. Regular activities can be resume din a day or two.


What post procedure care is required?

Applying ice packs immediately after procedure, avoiding makeup for minimum a day is required. Sleep with face facing upwards in an elevated pillow for 3 to 5 days. Be gentle with face and avoid rubbing, excessive movements. Face and neck massage should be avoided for a month an exercise for 2 weeks.


How long does the results last?

Depending on the type of threads used, results can last between 6 months to 2 years. It also depends on personal factors like good after care, skincare, healthy diet etc.